New York Institute For Special Education

999 Pelham Pkwy N
Bronx, NY 10469
Tel: (718)519-7000
Grades: PK-12 | 312 students
The New York Institute for Special Education (NYISE)is a private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonsectarian educational facility which provides quality educational programs for children with blindness and visual impairment, emotional and learning needs and preschoolers who have developmental delays.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Blindness and visual impairments, learning and emotional needs, preschool developmental delays
Year Founded 1831

Student Body

Total Students 312 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Track and Field, WrestlingBasketballBowling,
CheeringTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • The New York Institute for Special Education's mission is to provide quality educational programs and support to the students and families in a safe, caring environment, to awaken and inspire student curiosity, lifelong learning and fulfillment.

Profile last updated: 04/17/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Catharine Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beth Jacob-beth Miriam School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Beth Jacob-beth Miriam School (0.5 miles away)
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